Searching for Injustice: The Challenge of Post-Conviction Discovery, Investigation, and Litigation
Laurie L. Levenson
Loyola Law School Los Angeles
February 27, 2014
Southern California Law Review, Forthcoming
Loyola-LA Legal Studies Paper No. 2014-8
One of the biggest challenges for our criminal justice system today is dealing with post-conviction challenges in state and federal courts. In order to effectively and fairly address these challenges, we need changes in our post-conviction discovery, investigation and litigation procedures. Current procedures often choose finality over accuracy. This paper suggests reforms, including a move toward a more collaborative post-conviction process.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 40Accepted Paper Series
Date posted: February 27, 2014
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